204.5 5th St, Jersey City


6 Beds
5½ Baths
0 Sqft
0 Acres
0 Garages

The ManorHouse at Harsimus Cove. A Historic, 19th Century 20’ wide townhouse reimagined as a 2-family home w/ spectacular new duplex 3BR homes. Fresh off a meticulous gut renovation and expansion, the property seamlessly blends original restored 19th Century details with the finest modern features and finishes. Visitors are greeted by original exterior brick, lentils, trim, cornice and ironwork, all expertly hand-restored. Each front window was custom-crafted to replicate the originals and their signature curved wood arches. A new street-level entry patio, w/ Bluestone pavers, enlarged stairs, planters and lighting leads to separate entrances for each unit, both with solid white oak entry doors. Residence One is a sprawling new 3 BR/2.5BA duplex w/ over 2100 sf of living area., and a massive private yard framed by the stone walls of the Historic Harsimus Embankment. The secluded setting, with new Bluestone patio and lawn is truly one of the most unique outdoor spaces in the City. Occupying the penthouse is Residence Two, a bright and airy 3BR/3BA duplex with over 1700SF of living space and TWO private roof decks. The carefully-planned layout is arranged w/ the living and entertaining areas on separate levels for flexibility and privacy. With a private deck on each floor, both guests and homeowners enjoy dedicated outdoor spaces. Entry foyers are accented w/ original 1880’s exposed brick, a detail prominently displayed throughout the property. Bright, reimagined spaces w/ high ceilings are complemented by incredible hand-laid white oak herringbone floors and highlighted by abundant recessed and custom accent lighting. Warm kitchen/dining areas graciously flow into family rooms where oversized picture windows frame views of the Historic Embankment greenery. Lavishly-appointed kitchens have custom Porcelanosa cabinets w/ recessed task lighting, quartz backsplashes, waterfall countertops, pot-fillers and premium SS appliances including six burner gas ranges, powerful direct vented hoods, and french door refrigerators. Each unit's expansive island boasts a paneled dual-drawer dishwasher, extra deep sink, and ample room for seating. The upper level of each unit has a tranquil master suite w/ a cozy sleeping area, spa-inspired ensuite master bathroom w/ oversized spa shower, double-sink vanity, LED mirrors, lofted ceilings and imported tile by Porcelanosa. Each suite boasts a walk-in closet that rivals the size of most bedrooms!. VIP guest suites each include a second walk-in closet, adding to the abundant storage engineered into the new layout. 2 additional bedrooms are strategically situated on the opposite end of each unit and receive gleaming sunlight through large picture windows. All include oversized closets and ample room for any guest configuration. Modernized systems include a new centrally-monitored fire sprinkler system, Nest climate controls, video door security, Samsung laundry center, new HVAC and a high-efficiency on-demand hot water system. Located in the heart of Downtown's JC, 6 blocks to Grove St shopping, dining & PATH, 3 blocks to Newport Mall and Pavonia PATH.

Essential Information
MLS® #202023141
Full Baths5
Half Baths1
Sub-Type2 Family

Row House, Multi-Level, Other-See Remarks, Brownstone

Community Information
Address204.5 5th St
AreaJC Downtown
CityJersey City
Zip Code07302

2 Cars, Other-See Remarks, 1 Car, Covered, Garage


A/C Central, Gas, Other-See Remarks, Hot Air

Lot Description20x100

Aluminum/Vinyl, Brick, Stucco, Other-See Remarks

Additional Information
Date ListedOctober 12th, 2020
Days on Market9

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Listing information last updated on October 21st, 2020 at 11:18am CDT.

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